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Groups and Activities

Here are some parish-wide groups and activities.

For groups and activities specific to each church, please visit the corresponding page at St Peter’s, St Margaret’s and St John’s.

Amersham Road Cooking Club

Helpers from across the parish and the Methodist churches run the monthly Amersham Road Cooking Club at the Youth and Community Centre on the estate. Read more

Church House Leadership Team

The CHLT is a sub-committee of the PCC, managing all matters relating to Church House. Read more

Co-Ordinating Group

The Co-Ordinating Group meets once a month. It brings together the Parish Administrator with the clergy, a press rep from each church and the person who designs our graphics. Read more

Design and Promotion

Over the last few years we have been very fortunate to have benefited from the skills of a graphic designer from within the parish. We have introduced new logos for the parish and each of the churches and we have enjoyed many eye-catching posters themed across the parish. Examples

Fete Committee

Caversham Church Fete is a major fund-raising event staged in Caversham Court every year on the second Saturday of July. It always attracts a large crowd of people from Caversham and further afield. Read more / Pictures

Fresh Expressions

The Fresh Expressions Team, comprised of members of the parish and the local Methodist churches, is seeking to develop a form of church primarily for the benefit of those who do not normally attend any other church. Read more

Ministry Team

The Ministry Team comprises the clergy and two part time admin staff. They are listed on the Who’s Who page.

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is said in the parish on some days each week either at St Peter’s Church or at St John’s Church. Read more

Partnership for Missional Church

Partnership for Missional Church (PMC) can re-awaken our ability to notice God in our lives and in our history, in people and places, in what is happening around us; our ability to notice where God is and what God is doing. In short, PMC can re-sensitize us to God, when and where we need it. Read more

PCC Grants Team

The PCC Grants Team was established to ensure the appropriate disbursement of surplus monies generated by Church House. Read more

Press and Publicity

Three press officers, covering a church each, work to offer the people of Caversham and beyond a positive and inviting image of all the parish is and all it does through the range of local media.

Small Groups

There are several small groups across the Parish, typically meeting weekly or fortnightly. There are both daytime and evening groups, so there should be one at a time you can manage. Read more

Website Team

The website team is committed to nurturing the site to inform, entertain, invite and welcome all who are interested in the life of the parish and its three churches.